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Medications for Tardive Dyskinesia

What is Tardive Dyskinesia: Tardive dyskinesia are involuntary movements, especially of the lower face, that develop after exposure to a group of medications known as neuroleptics. The abnormal movements include tongue thrusting, repetitive chewing, jaw swinging and/or facial grimacing.

The most commonly used offending neuroleptics are typical (old generation) antipsychotic… Read more

Compare drugs associated with Tardive Dyskinesia

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
vitamin e Rx/OTC C N 1 review
1.0

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Brand names:  Aquavite-E, Aquasol E, Alpha E, E-400 Clear, E-600, Nutr-E-Sol, Aqua-E, Aqua Gem-E, E-Gems

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph, Natural Product Monographs

 
propranolol Off Label Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: propranolol systemic

Drug class: non-cardioselective beta blockers, group II antiarrhythmics

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
tetrabenazine Off Label Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: tetrabenazine systemic

Drug class: miscellaneous central nervous system agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
clonidine Off Label Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: clonidine systemic

Drug class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
ropinirole Off Label Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: ropinirole systemic

Drug class: dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
pramipexole Off Label Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: pramipexole systemic

Drug class: dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
chlordiazepoxide Off Label Rx N 4 X Add review Add

Generic name: chlordiazepoxide systemic

Drug class: benzodiazepines

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
apomorphine Off Label Rx C N X Add review Add

Generic name: apomorphine systemic

Drug class: dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph

Off Label: Yes

 
bromocriptine Off Label Rx B N X Add review Add

Generic name: bromocriptine systemic

Drug class: dopaminergic antiparkinsonism agents, prolactin inhibitors

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: A-Z Drug Facts, AHFS DI Monograph, Prescribing Information

Off Label: Yes

 
Aquavite-E Rx/OTC C N 1 review
1.0

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Aquasol E Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

For professionals: AHFS DI Monograph

 
Alpha E Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
E-400 Clear Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
E-600 Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Nutr-E-Sol Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Aqua-E Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Aqua Gem-E Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
E-Gems Rx/OTC C N Add review Add

Generic name: vitamin e systemic

Drug class: vitamins

For consumers: dosage, interactions, side effects

 
Ingrezza Rx U Add review Add

Generic name: valbenazine systemic

For consumers:

 

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Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Prescription Only / Over the Counter
Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Pregnancy
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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